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On the Blogs: Call for Investment in Coal Communities Abandoned by Trump The initiative announced today is timely and urgently needed, as federal support for coal communities is winding down,” said Heidi Binko, executive director and co-founder of the Just Transition Fund. “As the Trump administration abandons crucial economic development programs, like the POWER Initiative, philanthropy and the private sector must do more to fill the […]

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As Coal Fades, a Nascent Economic-Transition Push in Kentucky

Christian Science Monitor: In a bid to move the region beyond reliance on either government support or a single uncertain industry, a broad web of local and national foundations, nongovernmental organizations, and civil society groups is trying to resurrect eastern Kentucky and other parts of America’s penurious Coal Belt. Perhaps more than at any time […]

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